What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name JACKSON, JAMES D Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $118,529.60 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRION-BRYMAN, JENNY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,528.51 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, JOSHUA S Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $118,528.09 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, VINCENT M Employer name Putnam County Amount $118,527.63 Date 10/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELOTTI, THOMAS Employer name Putnam County Amount $118,527.63 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, PATRICK J Employer name Putnam County Amount $118,527.60 Date 07/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, SHRONDA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,527.24 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEL GUIDICE, NATALIE B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $118,526.00 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITOFSKY, H NEIL Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $118,524.46 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JOHN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,524.39 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EARLEY, STEPHEN M Employer name Education Department Amount $118,524.07 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JAMES R Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $118,523.97 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, DEREK Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $118,516.41 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAM, SHARON M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $118,516.34 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPI, MATTHEW P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $118,514.61 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAUGHEY, OLIVER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $118,514.47 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, LAURA J Employer name Department of Law Amount $118,513.95 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADUTHANAM, LISSY B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $118,513.72 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEGAL, NATHAN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,511.66 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBLATT, PAUL B, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,511.52 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, NATASHA C Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,509.29 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLAFF, ROBIN Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,509.29 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, MICHAEL V Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,509.28 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL, CAMILLA Y Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $118,504.14 Date 05/09/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, KEVIN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $118,502.04 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOREY, ARTHUR V Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $118,498.91 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWE, MARY L, MS Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $118,497.51 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TKACHYK, DANIEL G Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $118,493.24 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, DONALD A Employer name Barnard Fire District Amount $118,491.51 Date 01/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALDERONE, PHILIP F Employer name Albany County Amount $118,489.25 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, JOHN H Employer name Nassau County Amount $118,488.73 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, HUIJU Employer name Cornell University Amount $118,487.67 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMON, ROBERT G Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $118,487.53 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITOLO, PHIL G Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $118,487.24 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOLEDO, BARBARA A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $118,485.96 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, SCOTT C Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $118,485.90 Date 06/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUKOVINSKY, ANDREW T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,484.57 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, FRANKLIN Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,482.48 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRE, CLEMENT H Employer name Nassau County Amount $118,480.50 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHO, MATTHEW J Employer name No Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $118,477.09 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, BARRY Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $118,476.69 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCENZO-BLANK, PATRICIA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $118,476.21 Date 06/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCILLA, CHARLES Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $118,475.76 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, MARK A Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,473.14 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KARA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $118,472.45 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRUGGS, SANDRA K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $118,470.96 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABUANO, BRIAN J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $118,470.17 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTEZ, RICARDO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $118,468.74 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name APOSTOL, CHARLES D Employer name Holbrook Fire District Amount $118,468.56 Date 01/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANSON, BUFF L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $118,467.78 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYE-FINK, CINDY Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $118,467.78 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCSKAI, MARY Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $118,467.78 Date 01/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILAS, WENDY Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $118,467.78 Date 09/28/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, GEORGEANNE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $118,467.78 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANZICH, KEVIN A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $118,467.15 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PAUL D Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $118,466.97 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XAVIER, PETER L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $118,466.60 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TODD S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,466.14 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $118,466.01 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, HENRY E Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $118,465.93 Date 07/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWALD, LESTER B, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,462.56 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSKUS, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $118,461.72 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOHN D Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $118,461.62 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDUT, KEVIN T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $118,458.87 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TRAVIS E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,457.38 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILFUS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,456.18 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUTTENDEN, ROGER D Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $118,455.55 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, JAMES P Employer name Nassau County Amount $118,454.42 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEO, DONNA V Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $118,453.84 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, SEAN C Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $118,450.86 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRAFESA, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $118,450.81 Date 10/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULTRY, PATRICK E Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $118,450.13 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMANZOR, ROXANA Y Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $118,448.42 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUBERT, SETH M Employer name Rockland County Amount $118,447.10 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBTI, VIRGINIA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $118,446.50 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, MARGARET M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $118,446.50 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLSPAUGH, JEREMY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $118,445.52 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEURY, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,444.56 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, JILL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,442.49 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, LEROY Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $118,441.77 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, KATHLEEN E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $118,440.52 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADOVICH, KEVIN D Employer name Putnam County Amount $118,440.30 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, TODD M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $118,439.57 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSER, DEBORAH E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $118,438.84 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $118,437.85 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARICO, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $118,437.48 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, STEPHEN M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $118,435.25 Date 08/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHLESS, EMILY M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $118,434.97 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRZADAS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $118,434.25 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUNZ, ALFRED J, III Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $118,433.64 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $118,432.45 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAKASH, KOSHY Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,428.02 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, HECTOR Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,426.74 Date 04/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMEL, MARCIA T Employer name Erie County Amount $118,424.04 Date 02/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, TONI M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,423.21 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GRETA W Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $118,423.01 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSHUE, DOREEN F Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $118,420.12 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, DOUGLAS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,419.08 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, ROBERT G Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $118,418.17 Date 06/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIET, CHRISTINE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,417.57 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System